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David Hinton

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  • David Hinton studied Chinese at Cornell University. His many translations of ancient Chinese poetry have earned wide acclaim for creating compelling English poetry that conveys the texture and density of the originals. He has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship as well as numerous fellowships from The National Endowment for the Arts and The National Endowment for the Humanities. In 1997, his work received the Landon Translation Award from the Academy of American Poets. He lives in East Calais, Vermont. His website is: www.davidhinton.net

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